Patna, Feb 5 (IANS) After meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah, two Deputy Chief Ministers of Bihar, Samrat Choudhary and Vijay Kumar Sinha, returned to Patna on Monday.
Choudhary and Sinha held talks with the Prime Minister and the Home Minister on cabinet expansion in Bihar.
“We also thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for conferring Bharat Ratna on late Karpoori Thakur, two-time Chief Minister of Bihar. The Prime Minister has enhanced the prestige of the backward caste and Dalit people of the state,” Choudhary said .
“We also received guidance to run the government in Bihar. The chief minister has clearly directed us to fulfill the commitments and promises made in the run-up to the 2020 Assembly elections at any cost,” Choudhary said.
“We went to Delhi to thank PM Modi for freeing Bihar from ‘Gunda Raj’ and ‘Jungle Raj’. Two-engine government has returned to Bihar again. PM Modi and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will establish ‘Sushashan ‘ (good governance) in Delhi. the state,” Sinha said.